UCLA defensive back Ishmael Adams signs a banner for a fan during a fan appreciation event at CSUSB on Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015. (Micah Escamilla/Staff)
» UCLA’s live scrimmage on Friday evening was its final practice at Cal State San Bernardino. For anyone planning to come out to the Inland Empire on Saturday, the Bruins will be out at 9:15 a.m. for its “Fan Appreciation” event.
Players will sign autographs, and free food will be available from a Stater Bros. trailer.
» The live scrimmage itself was a bit of a mixed bag. The first-team offense and defense combined as the blue team (coached by Taylor Mazzone), facing off against the rest of the Bruins on the white team (Noel Mazzone). But taking into account injuries and some liberal substitution patterns, it wasn’t exactly an accurate simulation of how the two sides stack up.
As expected, the blue team won convincingly, taking the scrimmage 39-16 thanks to a stable ground game and touchdown passes by both Jerry Neuheisel and Josh Rosen — who switched off possessions behind center. Continue reading “UCLA camp notes: Defense stands out in Bruins’ live scrimmage” »
New defensive coordinator Tom Bradley talked about what he’s seen from UCLA’s defense in training camp, and how the players have adjusted to his schematic changes.
UCLA receiver Austin Roberts was a four-star recruit in 2014, but tore his ACL five months after signing his letter of intent. The redshirt freshman talked about his recovery, and his outlook for his first season on the field.